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Friend: Meet the Splash Fathers

Long before Steph and Klay took the league by storm, Dell Curry and Mychal Thompson were busy making a name for themselves in the NBA, and preparing their sons for life in the spotlight.

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Goodell tells NFLPA he'll hear Brady's appeal

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has formally rejected the NFL Players Association's motion to recuse himself as arbitrator of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's appeal hearing June 23.

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Jeremy Schaap: Sepp Blatter is a crook
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"If Sepp Blatter turns out not to be criminally liable ... he is at least, I think, in the eyes of many, a crook."

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Hoiberg: 'I absolutely love this roster'
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New Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg says the versatility of Chicago's veterans will allow him to play with pace next season.

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Back to the Future Nostalgia in miami

In "Back to the Future II," the Cubs swept Miami in the 2015 World Series. With Chicago in town, the Marlins are looking to #RewriteTheFuture, complete with shirts declaring themselves '15 AL champions. No hoverboards, though

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SportsCenter @sportscenter

THIS JUST IN: Klay Thompson, who was diagnosed with concussion, has been cleared to play in Game 1 of NBA Finals.

Klay Thompson's made a splash
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His health is crucial because he's helped elevate Golden State's offense from good to great in the playoffs.

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ESPN Stats & Info @ESPNStatsInfo

Guaranteed money, current QB deals: Ben Roethlisberger-$64M Colin Kaepernick-$61M Matt Ryan-$59M Tom Brady-$57M >Cam Newton: $60M (reported)

Cam Newton inks 5-yr, $103.8M extension

The Panthers locked up their franchise QB with a multiyear extension today, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Newton will earn $67.6M in the first three years of the deal. $60M of the contract is guaranteed. Story

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Field Yates @FieldYates

Cam Newton's deal is the 21st in NFL history with a max value of $100M or more. Agent Bus Cook has had a part in 6 of those deals.

Chris Bosh returns to Heat workouts
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Chris Bosh has joined the Heat at practice for the first time since being sidelined at the All-Star break due to blood clots on his lung, according to the South Florida Sun Sentinel.

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Cuba vs. New York Cosmos at 5 p.m. ET
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This is the first match for an American pro sports team in Cuba since U.S. ended trade/travel restriction with Cuba in January. The Cosmos are currently in first place in NASL and feature Raúl, Real Madrid's career scoring leader. Live on ESPN2 & WatchESPN

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Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

Cam contract includes $22.5M signing bonus, $7.5M roster bonus due June 6, and $1M salary this season, paying Newton $31 million this year.

How Newton deal affects Russell Wilson

John Clayton: "Look for Wilson and the Seahawks to find a reasonable midpoint and for this deal to get done sooner than we previously expected. I think Wilson will get a deal close to what [Cam] Newton has earned in new money, but not as much as Newton will be paid per year overall."

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Blackhawks' Kruger, Bickell OK for Game 1

Marcus Kruger and Bryan Bickell said they will play in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals after each sat out stretches against the Ducks in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals. "I think everyone is going to be a little banged up after the long year," Kruger said today.

Goodell: 'Not wedded' to Wells report
NFL 

In his letter rejecting the NFLPA's motion to recuse himself as arbitrator in Tom Brady's appeal, Roger Goodell said he may "reach a different conclusion about Mr. Brady's conduct or the discipline imposed." 'Mind is open'

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Browns sign young fan to 1-day deal

Nine-year-old Dylan Sutcliffe, who suffers from a rare genetic disorder, has dreamed of playing for the Browns. Through the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the aspiring DT got his own jersey and locker today. Sutcliffe's "awesome" day